“Magicians guard an empty safe.”
“Brilliant. The Ontology Project is a post-graduate course in card magic.”
“Almost any trick can be improved by thinking through it slowlyThe first step is to not blink”
“Ultimately every trick succeeds or fails with an audience because of its plot.”
“The art of a magician is not found in the simple deception, but in what surrounds it, the construction of a reality which supports the illusion.”
Harry Blackstone, Jr.
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin